[DML] Re: Acceleration issue
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[DML] Re: Acceleration issue



This can be caused by a lot of things, from worn spark plugs, to
vacuum leaks, to a Control Pressure Regulator. If it has been a long
time since your last tune-up start with that and if that doesn't cure
the problem then you will have to look deeper but at least you have
some known, good parts to start with. Also check the base (intial)
timing and the vacuum advance and the mechanical advance.
David Teitelbaum
vin 10757



--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Daniel" <dmcburn75@...> wrote:
>
> Hello all,
> 
> I notice that SOMETIMES when I start my car from cold I have a lag in
> acceleration resembling a misfire. This only lasts for about 30
> seconds. I recently replaced the original fuel accumulator and about 2
> months ago I noticed a few grains of dirt in the fuel filler that more
> than likely made in into the tank despite my best efforts to clean it.
> Would this cold acceleration problem indicate I need to change my fuel
> filter? I'm thinking maybe some of this dirt and parts of the bad fuel
> accumulator diaphragm have made it into the filter. I know the car is
> hungrier for fuel when cold, so maybe this is a good place to start...
> Any thoughts? Thanks!
> 
> Dan
>








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